Tag: Career Changers

Career Journey – #30DS Day 17

I think I’m on my 5th #careerchange by now. I wanted to throw out that bit of hope for those of you who are looking to change careers. Looking back, I can see how each of those “final destinations” was but a pit stop on the path I am on today. Each one of those …

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Sitting During Your Job Search Too Much?

These articles came up amongst my resume writer group recently, and given how much we as career coaches and resume writers are sitting in front of a computer, it created some lively discussion! The Health Hazards of Sitting Sitting Will Kill You, Even If You Exercise Why Sitting Is Killing You Sitting So Much Should …

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Encouragement When Going Through Change

I wanted to share with you a little encouragement today. Oh, isn’t this so true? And so true about our job search experience as well?   I firmly believe that there is a position/place/purpose out there for each one of us. I have never had anyone disagree with me when I have said this. Out …

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REPOST: Networking for a Career Explorer

Recently, I was speaking to a client who is considering changing careers. He felt that there was no point in networking! Does that sound like you? Let me suggest you look at networking from a different perspective: If you are looking to change your career path, you are (what we in Career Coach land refer …

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Networking for a Career Explorer

Recently, I was speaking to a client who is considering changing careers. He felt that there was no point in networking! Does that sound like you? Let me suggest you look at networking from a different perspective: If you are looking to change your career path, you are (what we in Career Coach land refer …

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Favorite Interview Questions Friday!

Favorite Interview Questions Friday! Each Friday I will bring you a few questions to review and practice as you get ready for your next interview! (And be sure to check out my monthly newsletter where I will feature interview questions each month! 1.  This is a very fluid environment.  Describe your comfort level working with multiple …

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Monday Motivation

Using An Internship to Get a Job (as an “Experienced” Employee)?

Recently, I posted the article, “4 Ways to Deal With an Employment Gap on Your Resume,” on LinkedIn with the comment: “Interesting article – it focuses on temp/contract assignments, which I do agree with- but doesn’t mention other options: like going back to school for more training (certifications or a degree), internships (yes, even for …

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Monday Motivation

Finding Your Dream

Aaahh, the million dollar question! Often clients come dissatisfied with their current direction and wanting change, but not having a clue what they want that change to be or which direction to even begin looking. I wish I could tell you that there was a 3 step process to a solution, or that I had …

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